Richard Wagner (1813-1883) Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, WWV 96 opera in three act, German libretto by the composer Sachs - Paul Schöffler Walter - Günther Treptow Beckmesser - Karl Dönch David - Anton Dermota Eva - Hilde Gueden Magdalena - Else Schürhoff Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra and Vienna State Opera Chorus under Hans Knappertsbusch Studio recording, January 1951 favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Opera, OTF, Public Domain Classic, idefix
From the David W. Niven Collection of Jazz History, a cassette recording from the Jazz artist Duke Ellington, from the era of The Great Late Duke Ellington 1963-1974. Tape X7. Recorded with a TEAC AD-500 cassette deck, a desktop computer with a modern SoundBlaster sound card, and the audio recording program GoldWave. Each cassette was recorded to a single WAV-format file at 44100 kHz, 16-bit quality, to match the quality of CD-audio. Each resulting WAV file was split at the division between... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Big Band Mix (Recordings 1935-1945) Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw, Jimmy Dorsey, Jimmie Lunceford, Harry James, Bunny Berigan, Woody Herman Digital transfers from original 78rpm discs by F. Reeder See NOTES for details favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Big Band, Swing, Jazz, 78rpm
âMozart and Much Moreâ focuses on a pair of double concerti by Mozart (flute and harp, two pianos) and completes the montage with a youthful Mendelssohnâs concerto for piano and violin.. Read our bilingual commentary @ http://itywltmt.blogspot.com/2012/09/momtage-71-double-play-double-jeu.html. Details @ http://www.docstoc.com/docs/128027909/pcast071--Playlist (ITYWLTMT Podcast #71 - 14 Sep, 2012) favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Classical Music, ITYWLTMT Podcast
Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68. Leopold Stokowski conducting the Philadelphia Orchestra. Recorded April 25, 26, and 27, 1927 in the Academy of Music in Philadelphia. This famous recording, issued as Victor M-15, remained in the Victor catalog, selling well year after year, until the 1936 recording of the work issued on M-301. The symphony is in four movements, marked as follows: (1) Un poco sostenuto â Allegro â Meno allegro, (2) Andante sostenuto, (3) Un poco allegretto e... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Brahms, Symphony, Stokowski, Philadelphia, Orchestra
Here is the rare vinyl album "Famous Monsters Speak", originally available from Famous Monsters Magazine with two old time radio style dramas Frankenstein & Dracula- both narrated by Gabriel Dell of the East Side Kids. Also a tribute to the man behind Dark Shadows, Dan Curtis. Part 1 favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: frankenstein, monster
A radio show playing Higher-Than-Fi instrumentals from Thrift Store U.S.A. since 2005, hosted by Glen Leslie and heard every Friday night from 9 to 10:30 on KFAI-FM, 90.3 FM Minneapolis, 106.7 FM St. Paul, and KFAI.org. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Jet Set Planet, Jetset Planet, Space Age Pop, Easy Listening, Lounge, Exotica
Beethoven. Piano Sonata No.1 in F minor, Op.2, No.1. Four movements: Allegro, Adagio, Menuetto and Prestissimo. Artur Schnabel (1882-1951), piano. Recorded circa 1935; a collaboration between the Beethoven Sonata Society and HMV. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Beethoven, Sonata, Piano, Schnabel
I aquired a set of V-Disc recordings approximately five years ago (2004). These MP3 files are from that set. Many of the records were somewhat poor quality, and although I have a program that will "clean up" the scratches and noise, I have not used it in these files. V-Discs often had 3 or 4 songs per record. Where there are two songs on a side by the same artist, the attempt was made to preserve the side. Where there are multiple artists on a side, the songs were recorded seperately.... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: V-Discs, World War II, 78 rpm
Ella Fitzgerald sings Cole Porter and Ira and George Gershwin. Cole Porter's songs are perfomed by Buddy Bregman Orchestra. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Jazz, Ella Fitzgerald, Cole Porter
In honor of 2012 Record Store Day Steve and I swap record buying war stories. Tall tales of crate digging out in Thrift Store U.S.A. Jet Set Planet is a radio show playing Higher-Than-Fi instrumentals from Thrift Store U.S.A. since 2005, hosted by Glen Leslie and heard every Friday night from 9 to 10:30 on KFAI-FM, 90.3 FM Minneapolis, 106.7 FM St. Paul, and KFAI.org. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Bachelor Pad Music, Classical Gasp, Jet Set Planet, Jetset Planet, Soundtracks, Space Age Pop, Easy...
Space Patrol debuted on March 9, 1950 as a fifteen minute show on KECA-TV in Los Angeles, a little over 6 months before the Tom Corbett series began. The first half hour Saturday show began on December 30, 1950 and lasted until February 26, 1955. The fifteen minute shows were kinescoped for broadcast outside of the Los Angles area within a week or two of the California broadcast. In June of 1952 the Saturday shows were broadcast live from coast to coast and the daily 15 minute shows continued... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio Programs, Juvenile Adventure, Sci-fi Series
WWII Docu-drama of the effects of Allied bombing runs over fictional German city, both on RAF crews, and German pilots and civilians favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews ) Topic: oldtimeradio
If you enjoy this collection please consider helping our other 1920's and 1930's artists projects. You can find a list of projects that are incomplete at: Incomplete Discographies of 1920's 1930's Artists For a list of our already complete collections of 1920's and 1930's artists see: Complete Discographies of 1920's 1930's Artists Hit of the Week Collection 1930-1932 (COMPLETE) Hit of the Week records were a well-produced unbreakable laminated cardboard 78 that sold for only 15 cents during... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Hit of the Week, 78rpm, Durium, PJA-Complete
SUSPENSE SUSPENSE an introduction Copyright Jim Widner (email@example.com) 18 Oct 1994 On September 30, 1962 a major milestone in radio drama came to an end with the final episode of the long running series, SUSPENSE . Ironically, the episode was titled "Devil Stone" and was the last dramatic radio play from a series that had its roots in the golden age of radio. What began as a "new series frankly dedicated to your horrification and entertainment" took on a life of its... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 24 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Set, OTRR Certified Set, Suspense,...
D.O.A. (1950) is a film noir drama film directed by Rudolph Maté, considered a classic of the stylistic genre. The frantically-paced plot revolves around a doomed man's quest to find out who has poisoned him – and why – before he dies. The film begins with a scene called "perhaps one of cinema's most innovative opening sequences" by a BBC reviewer. The scene is a long, behind-the-back tracking sequence featuring Frank Bigelow (O'Brien) walking through a hallway into a police... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 54 reviews ) Topics: suspense, film noir, pdmovies